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A Dozen Things You Can Do At Your NJ Library Besides Read

1. Get in a workout

Take an exercise class, from aerobics to Zumba and much more, at your local public library. Shelving books only burns so many calories.

2. Play a game

Children and families can enjoy casual game play at their local library  while meeting others in the community.

3. Keep the kids busy


Logan Township holds information system, symposium for local business owners

By Rebecca Forand/South Jersey Times
October 19, 2012

LOGAN TWP. — The township’s business owners gathered Thursday for the fifth annual Logan Township business summit, an event aimed at giving local businesses — both existing and prospective —an opportunity to learn about the resources available to them and meet the township’s officials. Read more...

Free Resources for Small Businesses

New Jersey public library card holders can get access to amazing online resources that will help their small businesses grow. If you need a library card, stop by at your local library-- it's easy and free. The following resources can be accessed 24 hours a day:

  • Frost & Sullivan
  • Reference USA
  • Business Source Premier
  • Regional Business News

Learn more about these databases here. To access these databases with your NJ library card, visit

Frost & Sullivan Database Now Available

The New Jersey State Library, an affiliate of Thomas Edison State College, has received a federal American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (ARRA) Broadband Technology Opportunity Program (BTOP) award in the Public Computer Center category. The award consists of $5.1 million grant from the National Telecommunications and Information Administration (NTIA) and matching funds of $1.5 million from the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation.

The BTOP grant funding has now enabled access to the Frost & Sullivan database for NJ library card holders via JerseyClicks.

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